Today's News

  • Wear Red Sunday
  • Alltech brewmeister opens microbrewery with buds

    A Harrison County man has joined forces with fellow beer enthusiast to open Lexington’s first micro-brewery with attached tap room.
    Jeff Beagle of Harrison County recently partnered  with Daniel Harrison and Evan Coppage, both of Kentucky, to bring craft beer. to the Lexington area.
    Beagle, a former winner of the Kentucky Ale Brew Off competition sponsored by Alltech’s Lexington Brewing and Distilling Company, has taken his passion for craft beer and is now sharing it with fellow beer connoisseurs.

  • Florence to celebrate 100th birthday

    The family of Melvin Florence will host a 100th birthday party in his honor on March 4 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Unity Christian Church. Friends and relatives are invited. Cards only please.

  • Peddlers Mall owners use previous experience in their new business venture

    After spending nine years in Harrison County, a Michigan family has opened a store that they have several years of history in running.
    Mona and Bobby Holman moved to Harrison County nine years ago when they decided to start their very own family.
    “I always wanted my children to be around their grandparents,” said Mona. “We moved here to be close to my father, who at the time was the only grandparent left.”
    However, shortly after moving from Waterford, Mich., to
    Harrison County, Mona said her father passed away.

  • Christians are not limited to just three free sins

    It’s not every day that I get “three free sins” in the mail, but today I did.
    Unfortunately, I used them up even before I got the envelope opened.
    I’m talking about Bible teacher, author and Christian radio personality Steve Brown’s new book, “Three Free Sins,” subtitled, “God’s Not Mad at You.”
    The title comes from Steve’s former call-in radio program where he gave callers three free sins — six if they called on a cell phone.

  • Indian Creek Homemakers discuss scholarship funds

    The Indian Creek Homemakers’ Club meets monthly on the first Thursday of each month at 10:30 a.m. The meetings are held at the Cynthiana Christian Church and include a discussion of ongoing club activities, an educational lesson of importance to the club, as well as a potluck luncheon that is always enjoyed by all.   Visitors are welcome throughout the year and encouraged to visit.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Brandon Gabriel Clark, Dec. 2, son of Mark and Melissa Clark; Summer Rose Mitchell, Jan. 31, daughter of Chris Mitchell and Rosemary Vaughn; Isabella Rose Schneider, Dec. 31, daughter of Rebecca Schneider.

  • Five generations
  • Anderson inducted into the Kentucky Transportation Hall of Fame

    Patsy Pratt Anderson was recently inducted into the Kentucky Transportation Hall of Fame administered by the University of Kentucky Transportation Center. She is the first woman to receive this honor, which recognizes individuals who by their foresight, dedication, leadership, perseverance, and integrity have significantly enhanced transportation systems in the Commonwealth.

  • Church News

    First United Methodist Church will hold their Ash Wednesday service on Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. Everyone welcome.
    For information call 234-2722.

    A Healing Prayer service will be held March 4 t 3 p.m. at Helena United Methodist Church, 6481 Helena Rd, Rte. 324 off Hwy 11, Mays Lick, Ky.
    Everyone is invited to come and experience a time of music and prayerful fellowship.